rabbet joint


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rabbet joint

rabbet joint
An edge joint formed by fitting together rabbeted boards or timbers.
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It's got nailed rabbet joints at the corners, and the base is nailed on.
You'll need a table saw or radial arm saw, plus either a dado blade for the saw or a router to cut the rabbet joints at the corners of the chest In addition, you'll need a saber saw, electric drill, belt sander, orbital sander, two 4-ft.
The joints are simple rabbet joints, cut 1/2 of the wood thickness and assembled with glue and finishing nails.